View Single Post
Old 02-02-2013, 08:15 PM   #11
The Magical T-Mac
HardwoodLegend's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: The Rec Center
Posts: 3,654
Default Re: are there any pain pre-cursors to an ACL tear?

Originally Posted by blablabla
They probably have, professional athletes also specifically train their knee ligaments to prevent such injuries but still one weird landing and it's over

Strange how one can have a weird landing and just come away with a sprain or knee twist, yet some guys have straight-legged landings with no bends and come away with an ACL tear.

I wish I understood the mechanics of it all. It would seem as if the tear would be a gradual process from such a routine landing causing a devastating result. Hmm, the human body and its mysteries.
HardwoodLegend is offline   Reply With Quote